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BBQ Refresh with Rustoleum Canada

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If you went and looked at your BBQ right now, would it make you happy? Or is it just a black/grey blob of furniture that sticks out in your backyard. Well, I am here to tell you that you don't need to settle for a bland and boring BBQ. I've partnered with Rust-oleum Canada to show you that you can turn your BBQ into a total work of art with just spray paint! And nope, this isn't going to be another boring how-to of cleaning your BBQ to make it look new. We are seriously going to reinvent what you think a...

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Laundry Room Renovation

Posted by Leah Maria on

The laundry room in our builder spec house left a lot to be desired. It wasn't functional or nice to look at. It was definitely high on my list of rooms to renovate in our home. I also knew that I didn't want to spend a ton give it a facelift. We had a rainy long weekend and it was the perfect opportunity to tackle the project. The before The room is small and has no windows which can only mean one thing- paint it white. I ended up deciding on Whisper White by Behr. It has warmer undertones that go...

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10 Wall Sconces Under $60

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10 Modern Wall Sconces for under $60!

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How I Renovated my Walk In Closet

Posted by Leah Maria Designs on

When we bought our current home I knew right away that A) I loved our walk in closet and b) I hated our walk in closet. So let's stay postivie and start with what I loved about it. It was big, and the entry was in the bathroom. And thats basically where the love ends. It was very clearly just a room with one wire shelf in it that was trying to pass itself off as a closet, and failing miserably. Here is a before picture so you can understand my love/hate feelings.   Lots of potential but just neglected. So...

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How to Frame a Mirror

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In this blog I am going to show you how easy it is to frame out a builders mirror, or any mirror, in your home.   The mirror I framed was in my master bathroom. It was just kind of big and there, it wasn't really doing anything for the room. I didn't want to take it down and replace it because I felt like it really made the bathroom seem larger but I did want to make it look better. So here is a before of the mirror.     And here is the after.   Huge difference right?! Now...

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